Patriarch Kirill sees the gadgets the threat of total surveillance of the people

Moscow. August 23. INTERFAX – Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill called for “reasonable restraint” in the use of gadgets, because through them, in his opinion, a system of total control over the people.

“Now everyone in the pocket gadget. Scientists warn that this is a rather offensive thing: this appliance easy to keep track of your life. But unless someone is stopped from talking, from being able to send in space (the Internet – if) God knows what, completely revealing myself?” – said the Patriarch, speaking on Thursday to the participants of the III International Orthodox youth forum.

In his opinion, “through the creation of values that are comfortable and pleasant, very easy to create a system to control the masses”.

The Primate said that, browsing Internet, is affected, “as a man turns all your insides out, as if in the confessional are.”

“Where it is going? Who uses it?” – ask a question the Patriarch.

At the same time, he stressed that calls to abandon the use of the Internet.

“I urge you to be reasonable, to reasonable restraint. Well said in the gospel: do not cast pearls before your swine, because they can turn around and devour you. You need to leave your personal space quite private, in the sense that through the invasion of this personal space, no one could hurt you,” said the Patriarch.